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JLL: How property should help increase decarbonisation

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The UK Government’s Climate Change Committee has recommended the UK goes for a “net-zero” target for greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. If we have any chance of reaching these targets more needs to be done to accelerate the uptake of electric vehicles, writes Ollie Saunders, lead director of alternatives at JLL.

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The changing role of…contractors

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Nicola Byrne

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Becoming the Uber of construction, data analytics as a core skill, and automation increasing the number of  jobs were among the insights shared by industry professionals in the latest part of our series on the future of working in property.

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Savills: The future of warehouses

Kevin Mofid, director of commercial research at Savills, explores the forward-thinking policies, groundbreaking warehouse designs and innovative supply chain solutions which are transforming urban logistics.

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UK to pilot 5G services on Seoul subway

British and South Korean companies are to pilot 5G on subways in South Korea thanks to a £2.4m project funded by the UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media + Sport.

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WeWork files confidentially for IPO

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Nicholas Fearn

Serviced office and coworking upstart WeWork has confirmed it’s currently going through the process of listing on the New York Stock Exchange.

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PODCAST | In conversation with…Anthony Gahan, IPSX

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Nicola Byrne

Anthony Gahan, founder of IPSX, joined PlaceTech to chat about what it was like getting the real estate stock exchange off the ground, how it’s going to work, what it means for agents, plans for the future and more. The podcast was hosted by PlaceTech reporter, Nicola Byrne.

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Marriott and RXR embrace hospitality changeover

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Nicholas Fearn

Renting villas through Marriott and converting 10 floors of RXR Realty’s Rockefeller Center for Airbnb “urban lodging” are the latest moves that show disruption of the sector has a way to run.